Top‌ ‌10‌ ‌Most‌ ‌Popular‌ ‌Social‌ ‌Media‌ ‌Apps‌ ‌to‌ ‌Follow‌

Top 10‌ ‌Most‌ ‌Popular‌ ‌Social‌ ‌Media‌ ‌Apps‌ ‌to‌ ‌Follow‌

by Morris Edwards — 3 years ago in Mobile Apps 5 min. read

Top 10 Most Popular Social Media Apps to Follow

Do you want to promote your business on a large scale?

Any Ideas about social media apps!!

Do you know these apps can generate business for you?

Every person likes to be social and interactive in the world. In a web-based society, it is quite easy these days to engage. It is not tough to communicate with other people with the intervention of social media. 

We have secure options for social networking generally called applications. People have shifted from desktop to mobile phones because of their outrageous features. In the tech-savvy world, everyone is using smartphones. 

There are 3.5 billion smartphone users in the world. Almost 4.54 billion are using the internet. 4.20 billion people are using social media. So with the tremendous change in life, social media becomes the largest platform to connect people and to do business effortlessly.

Companies are making apps that are mobile compatible so that they can easily access the application. Social media is an excellent platform for marketing. From small to large businesses, everyone is marketing on a social platform. 

Mobile app developers are making the website more business-friendly and mobile-friendly so that it can help to boost sales in business. 

Keeping this intact, here we will outline some of the popular social media apps to boost up your sales. 

Top 10 ‌Popular‌ ‌Social‌ ‌Media‌ ‌Apps‌ to Follow

Now, let’s check the list of social media apps. Here we discuss which social media platform is most widely used with its extensive features. 

Let’s get started!!


Facebook is one of the widely used apps in the world. There are 2.41 billion monthly active users. Facebook is the primary platform to connect a broad audience in one place. Facebook is the trust of millions of users where people can share their views, images, videos, etc. 

This application is very authentic as it provides the privacy option in the setting where users can make the account private or public. Facebook has another child app called ‘messenger’. 

Messenger is used to chatting with other users. The app helps to share messages, photos, and videos with your friends and family without a login on the Facebook account.

In this, you can share the views with multiple persons at one time by creating a group. Facebook app and messenger are mobile compatible.
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Youtube is a video hosting service. There are 2 billion monthly active members. Youtube comes with enhanced features. It is compatible with ios and android. This app allows the user to upload, view, share, rate, report, and comment on the video. 

There is one additional feature of the playlist on youtube, which automatically makes a list of your view videos. It is a significant source of different types of videos like documentaries, short stories, trailers, live streaming, video blogging, etc. 

Youtube has content for any age group which generates videos according to the interest of the person. This also helps the users to earn money by maximum subscribers, likes, or views. Youtube is an easy earning source where people can make billions.


Whatsapp is a freeware instant messaging platform. It allows the user to send a text message, a voice message from their mobile phone. 

It is the best messaging platform for your family or friends. Whatsapp includes many features and some of the essential features are:

  • Voice call and video call.
  • Save the data offline.
  • Backup data.
  • Share contacts, locations, and documents.

There are almost 1.6 billion WhatsApp users in the world.


This is an all-in-one instant messaging platform that is compatible with ios and Android. Wechat provides the feature of multi-lingual. 

WeChat is almost similar to WhatsApp, where you can message as well as you can make a call. It adds the function to engage the users of your choice. 1.3 billion people are connected with WeChat.  


Instagram is the app that has become a sensation these days. There are 1 million people connected on Instagram across the globe. Amongst all, Instagram has unique features which provide two types of account to its members. 

One is a private account in which you can make friends of your own choice.  The second one is the business account, users can promote the brand, profile or anything visitors want in the profile. 

On Instagram, visitors can share images, videos, live videos, stories. Recently it adds the new feature that is IGTV that supports long videos. 

There’s a feature of insights that makes it different from others. This provides the rich analytics of profiles, posts, and likes. This app is worth looking at all social media apps because its users are growing rapidly.
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QQ is the parent company of WeChat. QQ’s initial release was in 1999. QQ is an instant messaging software that provides different types of services. 

Approximately there are 807 million user accounts on QQ. This app is not anymore a simple tool and it offers some additional features such as:

  • It is the center of different mobile games.
  • Users can send and receive messages very quickly. 
  • QQ gives the addition of making themes, business cards, and ringtones. 

Tik Tok 

Tik Tok is the latest video sharing social network. Tik Tok is rising day by day. It was the world’s most downloaded app in 2018. There are 550 million active users on Tik Tok. 

It can record the video for 60 seconds and add music with special effects with the edit feature. This application is the most popular worldwide.

Tik Tok helps to promote the business online by sharing small advertisements. By adding some filters and effects, the user can create the video more effectively that makes the big difference in the promotional video.


Twitter is the real-time microblogging website on social networking app. The message is known as tweets where registered users can tweet, and unregistered visitors can read the tweets. Twitter has 330 million users. 

Twitter is the ideal social media platform for the best customer services. Users can choose to read the tweet of your interest like sports, news, entertainment, etc. 

There is one feature where users can chat with friends and followers. Eminent personalities share their views on twitter.


Snapchat app has 314 million users. This is the best app that captivated the hearts of millions of users. Snapchat is a multimedia messaging app where users can do instant messaging, video chat, share videos, etc. 

The most appealing thing in Snapchat is filters that make it different from others. It is the only app that shows the right direction of the users. In this, the end-user can send the video and image along with the message.


Linkedin is an app that is used for professional messaging. It is available in multiple languages. Members can invite anyone and make a connection. There are approximately 310 million members of LinkedIn. 

LinkedIn users can create a profile by giving some information. The mobile version of LinkedIn was installed in 2008, which makes it very accessible and compatible.
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Above, we have discussed the ten impressive apps of social media to follow that are mobile compatible. These are free social media apps which help to promote your business on a large scale. 

The massive social media platform has a range of different users. Consider the potential audience for your business by using any compatible platform.

Hopefully, you will benefit from this article.

We would love to hear your queries and suggestions. So, feel free to ask the question in the comment section.

Thank you for reading!!

Morris Edwards

Morris Edwards is a Manager at Awebstar, a social media marketing company in Singapore which is dealing with digital marketing, SEO, mobile app development, logo designing, and more. Connect with him at Facebook, Twitter, and

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